Our Staff | Персонал Кобзарської Січі

Kobzarska Sich is sponsored by the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus. The UBC provides artistic and logistical support for Kobzarska Sich. Our shared vision is led by dedicated Administrative and Musical staffs.
Спонсор "Кобзарської Січі" - Українська Капеля Бандуристів Північної Америки ім. Тараса Шевченка. УКБ забезпечує художню та матеріально-технічну підтримку Кобзарської Січі. Наше спільне бачення керується спеціальними адміністративними та музичними працівниками.


Mykola Deychakiwsky

Music Director

Mykola has been involved with bandura camps throughout North America and Europe for more than four decades, contributing as a conductor, bandura instructor, music director, and composer/arranger. He holds music degrees from Baldwin Wallace College and Kent State University. Mykola was on the teaching staff at the first Kobzarska Sich bandura camp in 1979 and is a member of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus of North America.

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Mykola Murskyj

Camp Director

Mykola is a U.S. Presidential Management Fellow. He earned his Master in Public Policy degree from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where he concentrated in International and Global Affairs. Mykola was a Harvard Belfer IGA Student Fellow and a Managing Editor of the Kennedy School Review. He earned Master's degrees in physics from MIT and from the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. He has played with the Taras Shevchenko Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus of North America, the sponsors of Kobzarska Sich, since 2008.